Author Archives: Paul McGuire

Houston Rockets 112, Denver Nuggets 85: More than One Star

The Denver Nuggets are everyone’s sexy pick for “top team which gets knocked off in the first round,” but I think that they are underrated. They rebound, are deep, play hard, and have been a top 10 offense and defense this season. But the Houston Rockets are a terrible match-up for the Nuggets, and that […]

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Golden State Warriors 121, Houston Rockets 94: Giving up

Let’s just get the most important thing about this game out of the way – and which has absolutely nothing to do with the Houston Rockets and everything to do with Stephen Curry. Curry was clearly limited in the first half, but you could see how much better he makes the Warriors. Even while he […]

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Houston Rockets 97, Golden State Warriors 96: One more game

I have no idea what just happened. The Golden State Warriors just kept chipping away at what had once been a 17-point Houston Rockets lead, and had even surged to take a one-point lead with less than a minute left. The Rockets got the lead, and just needed to hold on the ball. Then they […]

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